May 2004
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Governor Granholm Orders Flags Flown at Half-Staff for Serviceman Killed in Iraq

Governor Granholm ordered U.S. flags lowered in honor of Private First Class Richard Rosas of St. Louis, Michigan, killed while on active duty in Iraq

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Governor Granholm Directs Flags Flown at Half-Staff on Memorial Day

Governor Granholm issued proclamation officially recognizing Monday, May 31, 2004, as Memorial Day in Michigan. She also signed Executive Order 2004-30, directing the U.S. flag be flown at half-staff throughout the State of Michigan, and at half-mast on Michigan waters, on Memorial Day out of respect to those who have given their lives in service to our country.

State Funding to Upgrade Worker Skills at Two West Michigan Companies: 93 Employees to Receive Technical TrainingGovernor Granholm announced that 93 employees at American Autocoat in Hudsonville and Spicer Heavy Axle & Brake in Kalamazoo will benefit from $67,970 in Economic Development Job Training grants from MEDC

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